Definitions For Occasion


  • An event that occurs at a critical time
  • A vaguely specified social event
  • Reason
  • An opportunity to do something
  • The time of a particular event
  • A special event or time
  • A particular time when something happens
  • A chance or opportunity : a situation that allows something to happen


  • Give occasion to
  • To cause (something)

Is Occasion a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Occasion is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Occasion in a Sentence

  • Birthdays, anniversaries, and other special occasions
  • They marked the occasion with their families.
  • She wrote a song especially for the occasion.
  • The announcement concerning the change in scheduling occasioned much confusion

Synonyms for Occasion

Antonyms for Occasion

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